Síamsa Sráide 2017


Dé hAoine - Friday 3rd August 2018
6.30 p.m.
Foscailt Oifigúil - Official Opening
34th Síamsa Sráide Street Festival
by Michael Brabazon - Diaspora & Historian

Venue: Mellett’s Emporium

8.00 p.m.
Historical Talk on the History of the Brabazons of Swinford
by Michael Brabazon
Venue: Mellett’s Emporium

10.00 p.m.
Social Dancing
Venue: Gateway Hotel

Dé Sathairn - Saturday 4th August 2018
9.30am - 2.30pm
Swinford Indoor Country Market
Venue: Cultural Centre

Storytelling - Children 3 - 12 years
Venue: Gateway Hotel
Adm: €7.00 Students €5.00

Joyce Sweeney Memorial
Bláth Na Féile Contest

Venue: Gateway Hotel
Adm: €7.00 Students €5.00

10.30pm - 12 midnight
Open Air Music
Youth Band - Julian Weiser

Dé Domhnach - Sunday 5th August 2018
Lá Na Bpáistí
Day of the Children

1.00 p.m.
Seisiún Ceoil na nÓg
Comhaltas Ceóltóiri Eireann

Venue: Campbells Lounge

2.00 p.m
Childrens Entertainment
Kenny K - Magician & Balloon Modelling
Face Painting, Bouncy Castles & much more
Venue: Cultural Centre
Contact Diane 087 7608300

8.30 p.m
Drama - Three Act Comedy Play
“For Better, For Worse” by Jimmy Keary
Venue: Gateway Hotel. Adm: €10, U12 free
Staged by Swinford Drama Group

10.00 p.m. - 12.00 midnight
Open Air Music
4Degrees West

Dé Luain - Monday 6th August 2018
11.00 a.m.
Siúlóid Stairúil—Historical Walk & Talk
Leader: Michael Comer
Author & Historian
Starting from Gateway Hotel

12.30 p.m.
Síamsa Family Fun Children's Cycle
Start: Óstán an Gateway - Swinford Cruisers (Adm: Free)

2.00 p.m.
Senior Cycle
10km, 20km, 50km.
Start: Gateway Hotel (€10 per person)
Contact Danny 087 7421975, Pat 0871330515, Michelle 0873384493

2.30 p.m.
Childrens Talent Contest (Faoi 14)
Duais faoi Leith ~ úsáid na Gaeilge
Venue: Cultural Centre

3.30 p.m.
Children's Workshop Performances
Creative Dance, Uilleann Pipes, Traditional Music & Singing
Venue: Cultural Centre

6.30 p.m.
Aifreann i Relig Cill an Chon Dubh
Kilconduff Cemetery Mass

8.30 p.m.
Reeling in the Years - Pageant
Comóradh Céad Bliain, Celebrating a Century in Swinford
with Traditional Music, Song, Dance, Story & Poetry presented by
Michael Davitt Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Eireann & friends
in association with Siamsa Sráide
Venue: Cultural Centre
Adm: Adults €5 Children €3

Dé Máirt - Tuesday 7th August 2018
Béal Átha na Muice, Fadó, Fadó
Emigrant, Heritage, Craft and Enterprise Day with Street Market Stalls and Music

11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.
Outside Broadcast Mid West Radio

2.00 p.m.
Jerry O'Sullivan
New York Piper
Venue: Stage, Main Street

2.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Folk Music
With Mulloy Brothers
Venue: Market Street Music Marquee

3.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m.
Céilí an Crosbhóthair open air Céilí Mór
Crossroads Céilí (Wooden Floor)
Music -Matt Cunningham

5.30 p.m.
Midfield Pipe Band Paráid & Taispeántas

10.00 p.m.
Music: Tall Trees
Venue: Market Street Music Marquee

10.00 p.m. - 12.00 midnight
Open Air Dance
Music By:
Cliona Hagen

Dé Ceadaoin - Wednesday 8th August 2018
Lá Aonach Mór
Old Harvest Fair Day With Street Stalls

12:00 - 2.00 p.m.
Youth Busking Competition u18 yrs

Duais faoi leith do pháistí ag baint usáid as Ghaeilge

2:00 - 5.00 p.m.
International Variety Street Entertainers
Siamsaáocht Sráide 6 Street Venues
Traditional Irish, Folk, Jazz, Pop, Country

2.30 p.m.
Music: 4 Degrees West
Venue: Market Street Music Marquee

6.00 p.m.
Siamsa Fun Run u12
Registration: 5.30pm at Swinford Amenity Park
Entry Fee €2 per child

7.00 p.m.
Siamsa Rás 6km
Non members €5 Members €2
Registration: 6.30pm at Swinford Amenity Park
Organised by Swinford Athletic Club
Contact Peter 0879014211

10.00 p.m.
Live Music : Hot Logic
Venue: Market Street Music Marquee

10.00 p.m. - 12.00 midnight
Open Air Harvest Fair Dance
Music By:
Michael English & Band